In this photograph, a Lemon Meringue doll (from the Playmates Strawberry Shortcake collection of friends) stands beside a tiny yellow ladder. Her liquid-like gold hair shimmers, cascading down her shoulders and ending in curls near her fingertips. She wears a handmade dress made of felt for the bodice, gingham for the skirt, and a lace petticoat. The watermark says that ChellyWood.com offers free patterns and tutorials.

Free Sewing Patterns for 7″ Strawberry Shortcake Dolls

ATTENTION BLOG FOLLOWERS: Today’s blog post is part of the new 2019 website renovations. I’m working behind the scenes to make it easier to find the patterns you want. If you’d like to make one of the outfits shown in this gallery, just follow these directions: Click on the photograph of the outfit you’d like to sew. This will take you to a larger image … Continue reading Free Sewing Patterns for 7″ Strawberry Shortcake Dolls

Image shows 6" Breyer Rider doll wearing an handmade A-line dress and standing in a 1:6 scale diorama that shows the bust of a musician, a classical painting, and is decorated with a wicker table and chair. On the table is a 1:6 scale porcelain tea set for little dolls. The 6" Breyer Rider doll wears a dress that has been sewn by hand. Overlay offers the sewing tutorials and free doll clothes patterns website: ChellyWood.com and states that this website has free doll clothes patterns and tutorials for dolls of many shapes and sizes.

Free Sewing Patterns for 6″ Breyer Rider Figures (6-inch Dolls)

ATTENTION BLOG FOLLOWERS: Today’s blog post is part of the new 2019 website renovations. I’m working behind the scenes to make it easier to find the patterns you want. If you’d like to make one of the outfits shown in this gallery, just follow these directions: Click on the photograph of the outfit you’d like to sew. This will take you to a larger image … Continue reading Free Sewing Patterns for 6″ Breyer Rider Figures (6-inch Dolls)

The image is a screenshot of the gallery page showing 8" Breyer Rider figures modeling the handmade doll clothes you can sew using Chelly Wood's free printable sewing patterns.

FREE 8-inch Breyer Rider Figures’ (Doll) Clothes Patterns

ATTENTION BLOG FOLLOWERS: Today’s blog post is part of the new 2019 website renovations. I’m working behind the scenes to make it easier to find the patterns you want. If you’d like to make one of the outfits shown in this gallery, just follow these directions: Click on the photograph of the outfit you’d like to sew. This will take you to a larger image … Continue reading FREE 8-inch Breyer Rider Figures’ (Doll) Clothes Patterns

Visit ChellyWood.com for free, printable sewing patterns for dolls of many shapes and sizes. Image shows the 7" Breyer doll riding Don't Look Twice from the Roxy Mold. The background shows trees in sunlight with a grassy foreground. Overlay says, "ChellyWood.com: free printable sewing patterns and tutorials for dolls of many shapes and sizes."

Doll #Photography Tip #1 from ChellyWood.com: Use Articulated #Dolls

For my doll photography tips and tricks series, I’m going to start out with what I think is the most helpful tip of all in doll photography: use an articulated doll. “Articulation” is a word doll enthusiasts use to mean flexibility. Does the doll bend at the wrist? Does she bend at the waist? Can she sit on a horse and hold the reins properly? … Continue reading Doll #Photography Tip #1 from ChellyWood.com: Use Articulated #Dolls

Image shows four model horses (Breyer Traditional horses) wearing hand-made horse blankets in various fabric patterns. They are posed in a snow scene with a country background and blue sky. Overlay says, "Emily Teapot's 4 Blanket Giveaway".

#Breyer #ModelHorse Handmade #Horse Blanket Giveaway @ ChellyWood.com

My regular followers know that I design doll clothes and sometimes give away my handmade creations here on ChellyWood.com, but did you know that I passed my talent for miniatures on to my daughter, Emily? Although she’s only 16 years old, Emily Teapot designs and makes her own blankets, saddles, halters, and more to fit Breyer® model horses. To raise money for college, Emily has been … Continue reading #Breyer #ModelHorse Handmade #Horse Blanket Giveaway @ ChellyWood.com

Image shows three Breyer dolls standing next to two Barbie dolls, as a size-comparison.

What are Breyer® dolls, and how big are they? #Miniatures #ModelHorses #Horses

A while back, one of my followers wrote to me with the following suggestion: “Tell me about Breyer® dolls, please… Before coming to the site I had never heard of them, but now I’m curious.” So in response to this faithful fan, I thought I’d do a quick blog post, explaining a little about the Breyer® company and their charming doll collection. Breyer® is most … Continue reading What are Breyer® dolls, and how big are they? #Miniatures #ModelHorses #Horses

Image of Breyer doll standing near Top Sails Rainmaker model horse. The horse is covered by a handmade multi-colored horse blanket framed by a bias tape edging.

Last day to win a #BreyerHorse Blanket from @ ChellyWood.com #FreeStuff! #Toys

Today’s the last day to sign up to win Emily Teapot‘s beautifully-designed model horse blanket (fits Breyer Traditional horses). Visit this page for details on how to win! Contest ends at midnight, Mountain Standard Time. Best of luck to you! Continue reading Last day to win a #BreyerHorse Blanket from @ ChellyWood.com #FreeStuff! #Toys